2019 USAOCR National Championships Info

Registration Now Open

USA Obstacle Course Racing (USAOCR) is excited to announce the 2019 US National Championships of Obstacle Course Racing on October 27th in Columbus, Ohio. It will be held at the Black Diamond Obstacle Course on the grounds of the Columbus Jewish Community Center, a pre-existing obstacle course and fitness trail usually only open to members of the facility.

This race will be open to the public with athletes of all backgrounds and experiences invited to participate in the Elite Men’s and Women’s, Age Group National Championships, and the Open division. The event will feature the International Distance (3+ miles) and include more than 30 obstacles!

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Ninja National Series and US National Championships


The Ultimate Ninja Athlete Association (UNAA), is the official League of USAOCR for Ninja Competitions. The UNAA national series culminates in the US National Championships at Ninja Obstacle Course Gyms and competitions nationwide.

The top three men and women at the US National Championships qualify for Team USA for the Ninja World Championships, scheduled for August in Russia. Three men and three women qualify as reserves for Team USA at the State Games of America.

The UNAA World Series is composed of competitions based on performance and time. The series allows athletes of all abilities to compete and the top athletes in the sport are provided a chance to make a livelihood doing what they love, on a grand stage.

Join UNAA* to find a gym and compete! 

* UNAA members are automatically granted membership of USAOCR.


UNAA World Series & World Series Finals

The UNAA National Series is part fo the UNAA World Series, the official Global Ninja League of World OCR, and includes  National Qualifiers, Continental Qualifiers and the Ultimate Ninja World Series Finals each year.

The 2019 UNAA US National Championships is held in conjunction with the UNAA World Series Finals. US Athletes compete for both US Championship and World Finals titles!

Competitions are timed events using Ninja Obstacles and are held in Ninja Gyms worldwide.

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OCR Junior US National Series and National Championships

The Kids Adventure Games is the Junior National Series and National Championships for obstacle adventure races for kids ages 6 to 14. 

Participants compete in teams of two on bike, in water and on foot through a 2.5 - 4 mile course featuring up to 15 man made and natural obstacles. Hosted at picturesque destination locations across the country the Kids Adventure Games and US National OCR Series is more than a race, it's an event for the whole family to enjoy!




Ninja World Championships

Athletes who qualify at the UNNA National Championships / UNAA World Series Finals can represent the United States on Team USA at  the Ninja OCR World Championships, scheduled for August 2019 in Moscow, Russia.

Competitions are fast, head to head races similar to the TV Show Ninja versus Ninja.

Details coming soon!

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U.S. OCR National Championships Host Bids

Bids are now open to host the 2019 U.S. OCR National Championships. For more information, please download the bid document below or contact sanctioning@usaocr.org

2018 U.S. OCR National Championships Results

Congratulations to all finishers, champions and qualifiers for Team USA!

Please contact results@usaocr.org if you have questions or concerns about your results.